Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour

Hotel Ratings
Classic Rating
Insider Tip
  • The hotel is less than (a half-mile) from Sky Tower, the tallest tower in the Southern Hemisphere. Guests can ride to the top of this famous landmark and take in panoramic views of the city from the observation decks or from a revolving restaurant. For thrill-seekers, the tower also features the Sky Jump, a cable-controlled base jump from the observation deck.
Hotel Overview
  • Near exclusive shops
    Located in the heart of Auckland at Viaduct Harbour, this hotel is a short walk to some of the city's best restaurants and shopping.
  • Deep soaking tubs, iPod docks
    Flat-panel televisions include cable channels. Guestrooms also feature deep soaking bathtubs, balconies, and iPod docking stations.
  • Health Spa, lounges
    Hotel features include 2 restaurants, 2 lounges, a full-service spa, and a fitness center with an indoor pool, sauna, and spa tub.
What to Expect:
  • Opened in 2007, this hotel is surrounded by water on two sides and built around a central lagoon with a glass walkway linking the two wings. Appointed with sleek, minimalist décor, the hotel has a contemporary chic style, and attracts leisure and business travelers who appreciate the hotel's prime waterfront location near business and shopping districts.
Amenity Highlights:
  • Senses Spa & Wellness Centre offers guests a full range of Thai and New Zealand-inspired wellness and beauty treatments (surcharge), and the fitness center includes a heated lap pool, sauna, spa tub, and steam room. After dining at the waterfront Q Restaurant and Bar, guests can enjoy cocktails at the sophisticated Late Club.


21 Viaduct Harbour Avenue
Lighter Quay, Auckland 1010

  • Auckland
  • Airport:

    Auckland International AKL
  • The Sofitel Auckland Lighter Quay offers 172 guestrooms across the four floors above lobby level (floors 3-6). All guestrooms feature pillowtop mattresses, triple fine weave sheets, down blankets, duvets (comforters), and five goose down/goose feather pillows. Bathrooms are configured with separate showers and tubs with therapeutic dual spa showerheads, oversized Brazilian combed cotton bath towels, and a selection of toiletries. Additional standard features include step-out balconies, floor-to-ceiling windows, LCD TVs with cable and pay movies, wireless Internet access (surcharge), multi-line telephones with voice mail, work desks, complimentary newspapers, bathrobes, and slippers. All guestrooms are non-smoking.
Room Amenities: 
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Blackout drapes
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Climate control
  • Clock radio
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Cribs (infant beds) available
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Electronic/magnetic keys
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • In-room safe
  • Internet access - surcharge
  • Internet access - wireless
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Makeup mirror
  • Minibar
  • Pay movies
  • Private bathroom
  • Rollaway beds
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Sewing kit
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Wake-up calls
  • Window opens
Property Amenities
  • The Sofitel Auckland Lighter Quay is a non-smoking hotel located in the city center on the waterfront of Viaduct Harbour. The on-site Senses Spa & Wellness Centre offers a full range of Thai and New Zealand-inspired wellness and beauty treatments, and the fitness center offers a heated lap pool, sauna, spa tub, and steam room. Wireless Internet access is available across all public areas (surcharge), and on the ground floor, guests can enjoy a small library of books, magazines, and newspapers. The hotel's waterfront restaurant, café, and bar open onto wide public esplanades, which face Viaduct and Lighter Quay marinas.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Banquet facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beauty services
  • Business services
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Coffee shop or cafe´
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge desk
  • Conference room(s)
  • Currency exchange
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Event catering
  • Fitness equipment
  • Health club
  • Internet access in public areas - dial-up
  • Internet access in public areas - high speed
  • Internet access in public areas - surcharge
  • Library
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Marina on site
  • Massage - treatment room(s)
  • Medical assistance available
  • Multilingual staff
  • Nightclub
  • Parking (secure)
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Parking (valet)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant(s) in hotel
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Safe-deposit box - front desk
  • Sauna
  • Security guard
  • Shoe shine
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Wedding services
  • Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
    Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
    Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in, cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Pets not allowed
Check-in time: 
  • 3 PM
Check-out time: 
  • 11 AM
  • Lava Dining
    Executive Chef Scott Brown has designed a discerning & innovative menu, each dish reveals an 'element of surprise' consistent with Brown's renowned flair & finesse. Serving breakfast, lunch & dinner, Lava features dramatic decor & breathtaking views.
  • 21 Viaduct café
    A bright, casual eat-in or take-away eatery offering seating both in and outdoors with marina views. Enjoy an expertly made espresso, French patisseries, fresh salads and baguettes filled with fresh local ingredients.
  • Sabrage Bar
    In an unofficial toast to Sofitel's fine French origins, Sabrage invites guests to revisit the art of 'sabrage'. A sophisticated bar serving the finest champagnes, signature cocktails, local and international wines and beers.
  • Recreational facilities include the WestinWORKOUT® Powered by Reebok gym, which comprises cardiovascular equipment and free weights, a 20 m () indoor heated lap pool, spa tub, sauna, and steam room. The hotel also provides guests with a mapped jogging route of the local area.The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Aerobics
  • Basketball
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Fishing
  • Golf - driving range
  • Golfing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Jet skiing
  • Motor boating
  • Parasailing
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Playground
  • Racquetball/squash
  • Running track/path
  • Tennis
  • Yoga classes/instruction
Special Offer Details
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Important Dates:
Book from Now through 11/01/2012
Travel from 09/01/2012 through 03/31/2013
Blackout Dates: May Apply
Minimum Night Stay: 1 Night

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